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not have much time. >> yes, we do. >> i pay my taxes, and i demand the right to express myself so people can hear what i have to say. >> of course. but we have invited you here for a discussion. >> you want an argument. >> the founder of an international car supplier demands respect for the jobs he has created any money he has generously donated, but he does not care to mention his many failed enterprises, the austrian subsidies he has received, or the fact that he pays a good portion of his tax abroad. he pushed for a training program for future ministers and a refuge for those who have been booted out. experts do not think much of his current manifesto. one policy is to introduce national bureaus with differ exchange rates depending on the financial situation of the respective countries. >> he wants a flat tax, what he calls a fair tax. he wants to tighten the law for asylum seekers. there are a lot of issues that he stole from the 1990's. >> the similarities to not end with policies. five mp's from the alliance for the future of austria have already joined him, sending his party strai
or deleted or text -- taxed in the manner that we have suffered so long in nation states. on the internet there is no direct physical force, the need to be policed in that manner. we do not need armies on the internet. we do not need policemen on the internet the way that we are mainly in our regular nation states. we do have this opportunity with careful use of cryptography and the movement behind it to achieve some form of independence for the intellectual record and for our communications with one another. those aspects of cryptography we have used with varying degrees of success in wikileaks to publish materials that no other publisher in the world was able to publish because they were constrained by physical threats within particular nation states. >> julian assange, we are talking to you on the day that bradley manning is expected to testify. we heard publicly for the first time in over two years at fort meade. his lawyer has said he would plead guilty to certain charges, and that is releasing documents that he got in iraq on a computer to your organization, wikileaks, but refused t
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his speech as a kind of a call to action. from climate change to the tax code, he promised reforms. >> our interests compel us to act on those who long for freedom. >> every word was meant to reinforce a progressive agenda. >> our agenda is not clear unless everybody is treated equally under the law. >> the theme of racial and sexual equality was front and center, i think a lot of the second term will be devoted to a lot of other things. >> the president takes one last look noting he will not ever see this again. he will not be the focus of another 9000-person parade. he could barely stop himself from dancing until he got the chance to, for he begins what is expected to be a fierce fight with congress if he hopes to make any additions to his legacy. companybia's state oil is planning rebels for an explosion of a pipeline. it cost a small spill -- it caused a small sill. pill. a truce was declared. at least 60,000 people have been killed in the past six years. many police officers have also died in the line of duty. are leaving the force because they say it is no longer worth the ri
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the greatest news for those without a job, but there was good news for the german tax man. >> absolutely. the government has been able to reach its budget plans earlier than expected. the new debt load has been lower than expected, and this has been very good news, although the government also lowered its forecast for the economy, but here at the financial markets, people are more or less happy about the fact that the german economy will be able to avoid a recession. >> let's move on to corporate news then. record sales at s.a.p. we heard today. >> very good numbers. surprisingly good numbers coming from the sales side, but the profits went down because s.a.p. had to do some big investments, buying new technology, and investors have been very disappointed. shares are down by more than 12% on the frankfurt floor, but also the market is down in general. the dax loses 1% at the moment. the euro stoxx 50 is down by 0.75%, waiting for wall street, opening up significantly lower, and the dollar -- the euro is also significantly down. and at air berlin is to cut 900 jobs in the next two years.
that people who don't have high moral standards, people who don't pay income tax don't presedeserve to represente people. >> thank you for that. military leaders from west african nations are discussing plans to send thousands of soldiers to mali had a schedule. french forces have been bombing rebel territory in northern mali for the past five days. france sent 750 soldiers to the capital and more are on the way. western countries have been pressing west african leaders to send in troops, which were not expected to arrive until september. rebel groups captured large parts of the country last year and are now seizing towns in the government-controlled south. spiders have occupied a town 400 and miles north of the capital. rebels also have bases in the cities farther north. the french intervention began last week after the rebels threatened to push towards the capital. muhammed, how worried are people at the rebels continue taking more territory? >> it is causing a lot of undies across mali. the people in the south are generally fearful the rebels might not be held just by aerial bomb
was intended to help greeks recoup tax revenue. it could reap political crisis instead. >> australia's most notorious outlaw and folk hero will finally get a funeral. that is 152 years after he died. his descendants held a memorial service on friday. his remains will be buried without his skull, which is believed to have been stolen. he was hanged in 1884 killing three policemen. he was buried in an unmarked prison grave. his remains were only identified two years ago. there has been a sharp rise in the number of murders in the mexican capital in the last few weeks. the government says it is part of normal trend. the others say the drug gangs have begun fighting for parts of mexico city. >> this is one of the most violent neighborhoods in mexico city. police are stopping vehicles to look for weapons and contraband. the surge in violence in mexico city has some business leaders openly questioning if that means the drug cartels are operating in fighting for turf in the capital. that is something the mayor of mexico city denies. he says this is common crime on the streets of mexico. we are see
action. he is now charged with counts of wire fraud, bribery, filing false tax returns, and others. he took payments, travel, and other awards, they allege, in exchange for contracts. the indictment reads -- >> mayor ray nagin used his capacity for things that benefit the interests of individuals providing him with bribery kick back pay ops. >> they also glitchy accepted bribes to secure millions of dollars in contracts to rebuild after katrina. they are expected to testify against the former mayor. two officials have also pled guilty. his performance during katrina essentially assured a separate term in 2006. >> we are drawing a line in the sand and saying, "we have had in -- had it." completing office in 2010, he kept a low profile, rarely mentioned in the media, until now. aljazeera. >> republicans in congress are showing the first signs of backing down over the looming debt crisis. they announced they will present a bill. a move will avoid an immediate default by the u.s. treasury. and security scanners that produce naked images in airports are being scrapped. the government has ca
believes he needs to get the american people involved if he has any chance. from climate change to the tax code, immigration to education, he promised reform. >> we will support democracy from the americas to the middle east because our interests compel us on behalf of those who long for freedom. >> every word was meant to reinforce his aggressive agenda. >> our agenda is not complete until are gay brothers and sisters are treated like anyone else under the law, for if we are created equal, the love we commit to one another must be equal as well. >> although racial equality was front and center, i think a lot of the second term will be devoted to other things. >> the president takes one last look, noting he will not see this again. will not ever be the focus of the 9000 person parade. he could barely stop himself from dancing, one last night to celebrate his historic presidency before he begins what is expected to be a huge fight with congress. >> president obama's speech dealt mostly with domestic issues. there was not much on foreign policy. let's take a listen to what he did have to say
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have allocated nearly $3 million in tax funds for their legal costs to challenge the administration in court. the republican state leadership committee has released a shockingly honest report boasting about how it retained the party's majority in the u.s. house of representatives by gerrymandering congressional districts in traditionally democratic states. the report concedes democratic candidates for the u.s. house received 1.1 million more votes than republicans in the last election cycle. but republicans still won a 33- seat grigoriy and house. how? the report says -- it goes on to detail how republicans but millions of dollars in those states feeling state level victories that allowed republicans to spearhead redistricting for the 2012 election to their party's advantage. the group says it raised $30 million for the initiative. and the united nations is criticizing the u.s.-backed regime in saudi arabia for the beheading of a free lankan guest worker. -- be heading of a sri lanka guest worker. she was decapitated over allegations of murdering the baby of her employer. the spokes
their fair share of taxes. just another elitist hypocrite when it comes to a fair share of security. protection for their kids, gun- free zones for hours. >> the nra chief executive wayne lapierre first made the call for armed guards in u.s. schools last month during a press conference. >> the only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun. i call on congress today to act immediately to appropriate whatever is necessary to put armed police officers in every single school in this nation, and to do it now, to make sure that blanket safety is in place when our kids return to school in january. >> gaining momentum britain on monday, the superintendent of a land of public schools proposed their own police force. for more return to a debate between two guests. and boston, sean burke, formerly director of public sector for the lawrence public schools police/safety department where he coordinated all safety efforts, including the creation of the school's crisis plan which now serves as a model throughout the country. his organization does not support the nra call for ar
-third of the low-income workers. they have been given 18 tax breaks by mr. obama, as he keeps telling us, so they've got theirs. big businesses are mimicking profit, wallowing in bonuses. they can pay the minimum wage. i just read -- wrote a letter to the head of walmart is that, "look, you grows over $300 billion in u.s.. this will cost you less than $2 billion to take a million or so of your workers up to $10.50. he would get less turnover and more productivity and will sleep better at night." >> how does wal-mart's wages here compared to wages elsewhere, worldwide? >> in western europe, for example, walmart has stores, employees. they have to give them a paid vacation. they're often -- they all have health care because it is universal, government health care. they have to give them paid sick leave, including family sick leave. they have better benefits because they are required to do it. so why is walmart treating european workers, and in some respect canadian workers -- in ontario, the minimum wage is $10.25, not $7.25 here in the u.s. why is walmart to the workers in foreign countries so bet
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